John Doane

17 September 1781–20 December 1863 (Age 82)
Rupert, Bennington, Vermont, United States

The Life of John

When John Doane was born on 17 September 1781, in Rupert, Bennington, Vermont, United States, his father, Levi Doane, was 29 and his mother, Anna Rising, was 25. He married Lucy Harmon on 10 April 1803. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 20 December 1863, in Lyndon, Juneau, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

John Doane
Lucy Harmon
Marriage: 10 April 1803
John Doane
Sylvester Doane
John Harmon Doane
Gilbert Griswold Doane
Charles Avery Doane
Clara Harman Doane

Spouse and Children

10 April 1803


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 2

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State

Age 10

On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.

Age 22

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubháin ‘descendant of Dubhán’, meaning ‘the little black one’, a common name in the 16th century in southern Ireland, or Ó Damháin ‘descendant of Damhán’ meaning ‘fawn’, ‘little stag’, a rare Ulster name. See also Devine .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Dones in entry for John Harmon Dones, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • John Dare, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • John Dare, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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